The 1/2 oz American Eagle Gold Coin (Common Date) is a fractional sized version of the renown Gold Eagle design produced by the U.S. Mint. It is 91.67% pure (22 karat) with a face value of $25 backed by the US Government. Gold American Eagles are a part of every serious gold investors position, and this 1/2 oz size is popular for investors looking to balance their 1 oz collections with coins of smaller denominations.
What does "Common Date" mean? When you select "Common Date" 1/2 oz American Eagle Gold Coins you’ll save money by letting us choose the minting years for you. We fulfill your order by selecting from the lowest priced stock of uncirculated coins available. The years will vary and may be mixed or all the same. “Common Date” coins make great investments as they are less expensive than specific or current year coins.